Christos Markantonis was born in Kozani in April 1983. He graduated from the Likourgos Staurakos Film & Television School and is currently working at short-films and theatre groups. In 2008, he directed the short film “Elsa” which competed in national and international festivals and won two awards at the International Film Festival of Patras in 2008 ( 1st Actress Award and The Best Film For Immigration). Moreover, he is frequently undertaking the role of the photographer in theatrical plays. He is practising photography since 2009 and has attended photography seminars in Marousi and Zografou. He has participated in multiple FOZ exhibitions and other photographic events.